Mike Carey is the 1st black person to referee a Super Bowl, 2008.
Gordon Parks is the 1st black staff photographer and writer at Life magazine, 1948.
Tia Norfleet first black woman to be licensed as a Nascar driver, 2016.
Alma Thomas was the 1st student to receive a degree from the art department at Howard University, 1924.
Gail Fisher 1st black woman to win an Emmy, 1970.